Oct. 10) – An Amber Alert was issued Saturday afternoon for 10-year-old Zahra Clare Baker of Hickory, N.C.


Authorities in North Carolina are searching for 10-year-old Zahra Claire Baker, who was reported missing from her home Saturday.

The father and stepmother of Zahra, who is hearing impaired, told police they last saw her around 2:30 a.m. sleeping in her bedroom, WRAL.com reported. She is 5 feet, 1 inch tall, weighs 85 pounds and has a prosthetic leg below her left knee.

She was last seen wearing a camouflage T-shirt and black knee-length tights.

Hickory, N.C., police said that Zahra’s stepmother, Elisa Baker, was arrested on Sunday for charges unrelated to Zahra’s disappearance, according to The Associated Press. A police spokesman declined to say what the charges are.

If you have any information, please call the Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551, or call 911.

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